Squires is refurbishing and extending the garden centre by 25 per cent. The work is due to complete in March.
Plans included increasing the shop area by 25 per cent and increasing the Café Bar by 30 per cent, with new servery and more seating.
Planned extended areas include gifts, sundries, garden furniture and pets.
Pleydell Smithyman drew up the plans.Restaurant extensions are leading the garden centre development market, say planners.